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Kukui's Restaurant and Bar

Kaua'i Marriott Resort & Beach Club, 3610 Rice St., Lihue, Kauai, HI
808/245-5050
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Ranked #22 of 91 Restaurants in Lihue
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $30
Cuisines: Eclectic
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Naples, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Walked to Kukui's from our room at Marriott. Had several breakfasts and dinners. Food was very good and staff was friendly and accomodating. Especially when my wife asked for a ceme brulee oatmeal which is not on menu. Her sister had it once, and hostess said we could have one specially made the next day. Everything was terrific!!!

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Niwot, Colorado
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This was a dinner served poolside in conjunction with a Luau. It was supposed to be a Luau type meal. It was terrible. The meat was dry, dry, dry. Inedible. We left our plates nearly untouched and went to Dukes for edible food. Such a waste of money. Don't go.

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La Mirada, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Loved the breakfast buffet, the Friday night buffet prime rib and Alaskan King Crab, and the regular restaraunt.

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San Diego, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We arrived late the night before and thus needed a hearty breakfast after traveling and a nights rest. It was well worth the splurge. Grounds are beautiful Christine our waitress was attentive and full of a wealth of locals knowledge. The muesli cooked with cocoanut milk was great. The fruit was amazing, Pineapple with chili lime sweet and savory. Potato... More

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Globe, Arizona
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78 reviews 78 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We stayed at the Marriott on whose grounds this restaurant occupies pool-side, and ate there every day for their breakfast buffet, and one evening dropped by for dessert. The breakfast buffet is pricey, $25.99 per person, but the food and service makes it worth it. They have an excellent omelette station and will create whatever omelette you want. They also... More

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Hobe Sound, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Situated at the Marriott Beach Club right next to its mammoth pool and the magnificent beach, this is a very nice place for beachside snacks, drinks or sandwiches, bar foods,etc.including local fisnes, Kaluai pork, great fries,etc. they offer beach service or umbrella shaded relief -alwyas ther is a congenial bar crowd as well. prices typically a little high (hey it's... More

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52 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We were staying at the hotel where Kukui's is and, since it was my boyfriend's birthday, I thought it would be a nice dinner. It happened to be the same night as the "buffet" which they only have on Friday. We saw, later in the week, that this is also the only night that anyone eats here. For good reason.... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We were so happy we had the breakfast package included in our hotel stay at the Marriott. The buffett was always so delicious. They changed up items so it didn't feel like we had the same food every morning. Kudos to the chefs for all the different variety to meet everyones taste buds & health craze needs. We ordered a... More

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Napa, California
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170 reviews 170 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
293 helpful votes 293 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

If we were to return to the Marriott, we would probably take more of our meals at this restaurant. The staff are attentive. The food quality is very good.

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Houston
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The breakfast buffet was wonderful--a delightful Mothers' Day treat! There was a huge variety of food, but it was pricey.

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